Movies like Miss Congeniality

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Miss Congeniality (2000)
 6.2
 185K
Miss Congeniality (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When the local FBI office receives a letter from a terrorist known only as 'The Citizen', it's quickly determined that he's planning his next act at the Miss America beauty pageant. Because tough-as-nails Gracie Hart is the only female Agent at the office, she's chosen to go undercover as the contestant from New Jersey.
Style: feel good, funny, entertaining, humorous, light, semi serious, realistic, ridiculous, sexy, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: undercover agent, beauty pageant, special agents, fish out of water, working undercover, tough girl, fbi agent, fbi, beauty queen, investigation, personality change, friendship between girls, tomboy, femininity, save the day, crimes, contests and competitions, terrorism, rivalry, female partner, makeover, crime, adaptation, law enforcement, lifestyle change ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 2000s, year 1982, year 2000
Place: texas, usa, new york, manhattan new york city, new jersey, hawaii

Most similar movies to Miss Congeniality

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, funny and entertaining films with plots about chase, stereotypes, dialogue, catastrophe, mentor, disorder and family mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Miss Congeniality: White Chicks (2004), So Undercover (2012), The Heat (2013), One for the Money (2012), Spy (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After her triumph at the Miss United States pageant, FBI agent Gracie Hart becomes an overnight sensation -- and the new "face of the FBI." But it's time to spring into action again when the pageant's winner, Cheryl, and emcee, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: undercover agent, fbi, rescue, working undercover, crimes, chases and races, kidnapping, hostage, law enforcement, race against time, press conference, female impersonator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, manhattan new york city, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 129K
White Chicks (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two FBI agent brothers, Marcus and Kevin Copeland, accidentally foil a drug bust. As punishment, they are forced to escort a pair of socialites to the Hamptons, where they're going to be used as bait for a kidnapper. But when the girls realize ...
Style: humorous, idiotic, funny, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: cross dressing, fish out of water, gender bending, special agents, working undercover, fbi, crossdressing, gender, undercover, disorder, crimes, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.0
 19K
So Undercover (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When the FBI hires her to go undercover at a college sorority, Molly Morris (Miley Cyrus) must transform herself from a tough, streetwise private investigator to a refined, sophisticated university girl to help protect the daughter of a one-time ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, undercover, youth, lifestyle, hidden identity, working undercover, student life, private detective, social relations, fbi, secret agents, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 161K
The Heat (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Uptight and straight-laced, FBI Special Agent Sarah Ashburn is a methodical investigator with a reputation for excellence--and hyper-arrogance. Shannon Mullins, one of Boston P.D.'s "finest," is foul-mouthed and has a very short fuse, ...
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, exciting, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: misfit partners, policewoman, fbi, partners against crime, sarcasm, police investigation, women, friendship, special agents, police, drug lord, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: boston, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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One for the Money (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An unemployed lingerie buyer convinces her bail bondsman cousin to give her a shot as a bounty hunter. Her first assignment is to track down a former cop on the run for murder – the same man who broke her heart years before. With the help of some ...
Style: exciting, humorous, romantic, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: strong female character, bounty hunter, strong female lead, escapades, crimes, romancing a suspect, disorder, romance, chases and races, wanted, verbal byplay, private investigator ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 227K
Spy (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, UK, France, Hungary, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A desk-bound CIA analyst volunteers to go undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent diabolical global disaster.
Style: humorous, funny, exciting, entertaining, comic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: female spy, female agent, secret agents, espionage, cia, undercover, disguise, partners, misfit partners, escapades, weapons, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, rome italy, paris france, budapest hungary, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: FBI agent Malcolm Turner and his 17-year-old son, Trent, go undercover at an all-girls performing arts school after Trent witnesses a murder. Posing as Big Momma and Charmaine, they must find the murderer before he finds them.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: undercover, hidden identity, disguise, working undercover, crimes, investigation, law enforcement, teenage life, parents and children, physical appearance, fish out of water, college life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Big Momma's House (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When a street-smart FBI agent is sent to Georgia to protect a beautiful single mother and her son from an escaped convict, he is forced to impersonate a crass Southern granny known as Big Momma in order to remain incognito.
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, ridiculous, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: working undercover, cross dressing, disguise, undercover, crime, hidden identity, physical appearance, fall in love, disorder, female impersonation, crimes, surveillance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: georgia, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Big Momma's House 2 (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: FBI agent Malcolm Turner goes back undercover as Big Momma, a slick-talking, slam-dunking Southern granny with attitude to spare! Now this granny must play nanny to three dysfunctional upper class kids in order to spy on their computer hacked dad.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: nanny, cross dressing, undercover, hidden identity, undercover agent, physical appearance, hacker, computer virus, fbi, farce, disorder, working undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Kindergarten Cop 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Assigned to recover sensitive stolen data, a gruff FBI agent goes undercover as a kindergarten teacher, but the school's liberal, politically correct environment is more than he bargained for.
Style: captivating, feel good, funny, sincere, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: kindergarten, school, fish out of water, fbi, fbi agent, children, teacher, undercover, disorder, working undercover, police investigation, hidden identity ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Kindergarten Cop (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Hard-edged cop John Kimble gets more than he bargained for when he goes undercover as a kindergarten teacher to get the goods on a brutal drug lord while at the same time protecting the man's young son. Pitted against a class of boisterous ...
Style: light, humorous, sincere, funny, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, teens
Plot: fish out of water, mischievous children, working undercover, kindergarten, teacher, undercover, police investigation, hidden identity, disorder, small town, chase, boss ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1990, twentieth century, 1990s ...
Place: oregon, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
National Security (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two mismatched security guards are thrown together to bust a smuggling operation.
Style: humorous, feel good, buddy comedy, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: partners, heroes, crimes, investigation, danger, unlikely partners, law enforcement, chase, police, life philosophy, stereotypes, dialogue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Did You Hear About the Morgans? (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In New York City, an estranged couple who witness a murder are relocated to small-town Wyoming as part of a witness-protection program.
Style: romantic, funny, light, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: witnessing a crime, witness protection, starting over, couple relations, crumbling marriage, love and romance, marital problem, small town, witness protection program, marital infidelity, reconciliation, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: wyoming, usa, new york, los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Forces of Nature (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ben Holmes, a professional book-jacket blurbologist, is trying to get to Savannah for his wedding. He just barely catches the last plane, but a seagull flies into the engine as the plane is taking off. All later flights are cancelled because of an ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, road movie, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, destiny, unlikely couple, looking for love, opposites attract, travel, nothing goes right, disorder, infidelity, fall in love, on the road, storm ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, mexico, hawaii, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Married to the Mob (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Angela de Marco is fed up with her gangster husband's line of work and wants no part of the crime world. When her husband is killed for having an affair with the mistress of mob boss Tony "The Tiger" Russo, Angela and her son depart ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, talky, semi serious ...
Plot: starting over, murder, fbi, hitman, romance, gangsters, against the odds, against the rules, crime, crimes, special agents, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Bounty Hunter (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Milo Boyd is a bounty hunter whose latest gig is rather satisfying, as he finds out that the bail-skipper he must chase down is his own ex-wife, Nicole -- but she has no intention of getting nabbed without a fight. Complicating matters, ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: bounty hunter, battle of the sexes, romance, escapades, love and romance, partners, ex husband ex wife relationship, odd couple, disorder, danger, screwball, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, atlantic city new jersey, new york, atlantic city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
 12K
Corky Romano (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Corky Romano is a bumbling, simpleton, veterinarian and the youngest, outcast son of an aging gangster, named Pops Romano, who calls upon Corky to infiltrate the local FBI and retrieve and destroy evidence being used to incriminate Pops for ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: fish out of water, undercover, gangsters, goofy hero, espionage, unlikely criminals, family relations, crimes, crime, disorder, organized crime, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Two Weeks Notice (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dedicated environmental lawyer Lucy Kelson goes to work for billionaire George Wade as part of a deal to preserve a community center. Indecisive and weak-willed George grows dependent on Lucy's guidance on everything from legal matters to ...
Style: romantic, light, funny, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, fall in love, boss and employee, looking for love, workplace romance, billionaire, opposites attract, uninhibited rivalry, workplace situations, eligible bachelor, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 31K
K-9 (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The extravagant cop Michael Dooley needs some help to fight a drug dealer who has tried to kill him. A "friend" gives him a dog named Jerry Lee (Officer Lewis), who has been trained to smell drugs. With his help, Dooley sets out to put his ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: german shepherd, police dog, dog, police investigation, friends, partners, crimes, buddies, justice, police operation, odd couple, crime ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.3
 9K
Happy, Texas (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two escaped convicts roll into the village of Happy, Texas, where they're mistaken for a gay couple who work as beauty pageant consultants. They go along with it to duck the police, but the local sheriff has a secret of his own.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, clever, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: mistaken identity, fish out of water, beauty pageant, small town, farce, love and romance, romance, dishonesty, crimes, gender, cons and scams, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.3
 182K
Legally Blonde (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Elle Woods has it all. She's the president of her sorority, a Hawaiian Tropic girl, Miss June in her campus calendar, and, above all, a natural blonde. She dates the cutest fraternity boy on campus and wants nothing more than to be Mrs. Warner ...
Style: feel good, light, funny, sweet, not serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, teen comedy
Plot: blonde, self discovery, rivalry, sorority, girl power, beauty salon, law school, university, fish out of water, intern, lawyer, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, massachusetts, usa, california, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
My Mom's New Boyfriend (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Henry Durand is a young federal agent who is given a difficult assignment: spy on his mother and her boyfriend who is suspected of leading a gang of art thieves.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: danger, family relations, odd couple, working undercover, parents and children, secret agents, hidden identity, femme fatale, crimes, romance, partners, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.4
 13K
Excess Baggage (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A rich brat (Alicia Silverstone) fakes her own kidnapping, but in the process ends up locked in the trunk of a car that gets stolen.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: kidnapping, romance, crime gone awry, comedy of errors, missing person, fall in love, nothing goes right, dishonesty, disorder, cons and scams, couples, romancing a criminal ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c., washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 18K
My Blue Heaven (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: FBI agent Barney Coopersmith is assigned to protect former Mafia figure turned informant Vincent Antonelli. In the witness protection program one is supposed to keep a low profile, but that is something that Antonelli has trouble doing. Coopersmith ...
Style: realistic, humorous, light, entertaining, talky ...
Plot: gangsters, hitman, witness protection, fish out of water, district attorney, fbi, crimes, crime, witnessing a crime, misfit, goofy hero, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, new york, italy, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Two If by Sea (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Frank O'Brien, a petty thief, and his 7-year-long girlfriend Roz want to put an end to their unsteady lifestyle and just do that last job, which involves stealing a valuable painting. Frank takes Roz to an island on the coast of New England, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, romantic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: thief, painting, island, heist, romance, crimes, crime, partners, couple relations, couples, disorder, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new england, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Undercover Blues (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When fun-loving American agents Dennis Quaid and Kathleen Turner are called back from maternity leave for a special assignment in New Orleans, the spy parents decide to skip the sitter and give their bouncing baby girl the adventure of a lifetime. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, light, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: espionage, parents and children, family life, married couple, working undercover, couple relations, danger, undercover, vacation, strong female character, arms dealer, baby ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Mickey Blue Eyes (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An English auctioneer proposes to the daughter of a mafia kingpin, only to realize that certain "favors" would be asked of him.
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: mafia, marriage proposal, family relations, fbi, gangsters, crimes, romance, mistaken identity, dishonesty, fall in love, comedy of errors, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, kansas city, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.7
 291K
The Proposal (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When she learns she's in danger of losing her visa status and being deported, overbearing book editor Margaret Tate forces her put-upon assistant, Andrew Paxton, to marry her.
Style: feel good, romantic, light, witty, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, love and romance, unlikely couple, workplace romance, initially antagonists, boss and employee, happy ending, fake marriage, employer employee relationship, love story, relationships, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa, new york, canada, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Man of the House (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Texas Ranger Roland Sharp is assigned to protect the only witnesses to the murder of a key figure in the prosecution of a drug kingpin -- a group of University of Texas cheerleaders. Sharp must now go undercover as an assistant cheerleading coach ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, light, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: cheerleader, cheerleading, working undercover, murder, law enforcement, teenage life, villain, tough cop, women, teenager, mentor, teenagers ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.2
 51K
Heartbreakers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Max and Page are a brilliant mother/daughter con team who have their grift down to a fine science. Max targets wealthy, willing men and marries them. Page then seduces them, and Max catches her husband in the act. Then it's off to palimony city ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: cons and scams, manipulation, dishonesty, manipulations, parents and children, love and romance, mother daughter relationship, farce, criminal heroes, hidden identity, frame up, con artists ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa, new york, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%